Industry: Education, Nonprofits, + Public Entities

Education and Nonprofit

McDermott + Bull’s Education + Nonprofit practice believes the right leader can impact the world. We partner with nonprofits, NGO’s, higher education institutions, and foundations to secure dynamic, results-driven leaders. We bring a deep commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusion; shared passion for purpose-driven work; innovative methodologies, and relentless dedication to our clients.

We specialize in assessing your specific requirements for senior leadership and organizational culture fit for your organization. Leveraging our vertical experience, innovative thinking, and proven time-saving methodologies; we challenge the norm and thrive in the recruitment of difficult-to-find, culture-critical executive talent. McDermott + Bull’s Education + Nonprofit Practice is led by Managing Partner + Founder Chris Bull, Partner Jeff Black, Partner Sue Waterbury, and Canadian Principal Alex Verdecchia.

McDermott + Bull Places Associate Vice President, Academic, Southern Alberta Institute of Technology

McDermott + Bull has successfully placed Dr. Janet Welch as Associate Vice President, Academic at Southern Alberta Institute of Technology (SAIT). In her new role, Janet will build on SAIT's commitment to ensure programs continue to be of high quality, meet the...

McDermott + Bull Places Dean, Faculty of Education, University of Victoria

McDermott + Bull has successfully placed Dr. Vanessa Andreotti as Dean, Faculty of Education at University of Victoria (UVic). In her new role, Dr. Andreotti will champion and facilitate the goals and actions of reconciliation, promote Indigenous resurgence through...

McDermott + Bull Places Senior Director, Grants, and Mission Related Investments, Alzheimer’s Drug Discovery Foundation

McDermott + Bull has successfully placed Lakita Cavin as Senior Director, Grants & Mission Related Investments at Alzheimer’s Drug Discovery Foundation (ADDF). In her new role, Lakita will manage all aspects of ADDF’s investment portfolio including contract...

McDermott + Bull Places Vice President of Advancement, Girl Scouts of Greater New York

McDermott + Bull has successfully placed Alexis Eggleton as Vice President of Advancement at Girl Scouts of Greater New York (GSGNY). In her new role as Vice President of Advancement, Alexis will serve on GSGNY’s executive leadership team, contributing to the overall...

McDermott + Bull Places Chief Operating Officer, Girl Scouts of Greater New York

McDermott + Bull has successfully placed Javon Trottman-Floyd as Chief Operating Officer at Girl Scouts of Greater New York (GSGNY). In close partnership with the Chief Executive Officer, Javon will build, refine, and maintain a cost-efficient and scalable...

McDermott + Bull Places Vice President of Human Resources, Girl Scouts of Greater New York

McDermott + Bull has successfully placed Zuhey Perallon as Vice President of Human Resources at Girl Scouts of Greater New York (GSGNY). In her new role, Zuhey will report to the Chief Operating Officer and lead the Human Resources department. She will develop and...

McDermott + Bull Places Dean, Faculty of Health and Community Studies, MacEwan University

McDermott + Bull has successfully placed Dr. David Danto as Dean, Faculty of Health and Community Studies at MacEwan University. In this new role, David will work with faculty, staff, and university members to develop innovative new certificates, diplomas, and degrees...

McDermott + Bull Has Been Engaged to Lead the Search for Fraser Valley Real Estate Board, Senior Director, Operations

McDermott + Bull has been engaged to lead the search for Fraser Valley Real Estate Board’s Senior Director, Operations. This search will be led by McDermott + Bull Principal Alex Verdecchia and Executive Search Consultant Kate Klarich. Having marked its 100-year...

McDermott + Bull Has Been Engaged to Lead the Search for the University of Saskatchewan’s Vice-Provost, Teaching, Learning, and Student Experience

McDermott + Bull has been engaged to lead the search for the University of Saskatchewan’s Vice-Provost, Teaching, Learning, and Student Experience. This search will be led by McDermott + Bull Principal Alex Verdecchia and Senior Consultant Brittany Stansfield. The...

McDermott + Bull Has Been Engaged to Lead the Search for University of Saskatchewan’s, Dean, College of Arts and Science

McDermott + Bull has been engaged to lead the search for the University of Saskatchewan’s Dean, College of Arts and Science. This search will be led by McDermott + Bull Principal Alex Verdecchia and Executive Search Consultant Katie Klarich. The University of...

Education, Nonprofit, and Public Entities Video Content

The State of EDI in Academia Forum with Alex Verdecchia and Dr. Barrington Walker

Sue Waterbury and Linda Sierra discuss the importance of having women in boardroom positions.

A Conversation on Indigenous Engagement in Canadian Post-Secondary Education

Our Team

Chris Bull
Co-Founder + Managing Partner

Jeff Black
Partner

Sue Waterbury
Partner

Alex Verdecchia
Principal

Our Clients

 

Adler university
Alzheimers drug discovery foundation
easterseals
Girl Scouts of Greater New York
Goodwill of Orange County
Justice Institute of British Columbia
National Audubon Society
Port of Portland
PRIDE Industries
Prince’s Trust
UBC-Okanagan
SAIT
South Coast Community Services
USak
The University of British Columbia
University of Victoria
VIU
caritas

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